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inscrutable

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) of an obscure nature
Example Sentence
  • the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms
  • a deep dark secret
  • the inscrutable workings of Providence
  • in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life
  • rituals totally mystifying to visitors from other lands

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for inscrutable

you cant SCRU(screw) a TABLE b'coz you can't have a penetration... may b b'coz it doesn't have a hole(a place to peek into)
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by hiraditya

IN(not)+SCRUTINY(critical observation or examination)....a thing that cannot be examined or understood is inscrutable.....
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by nileshdive

in[not]+screw+table...a table which cannot be screwd is impenetrable and we dont readily understand why cant we screw it which is mysterious
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by elixir

That cannot be scrutinized
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by AndrewVarghese

It was a mystery what was behind the wall, so Ebenezer SCROOGE INserted his drill INto the wall and SCREWED IN a hole so he could peep INto it.
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by Jackery

To screw a girl in a table is mysterious for virgin boys.:p
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by maddy13

scrutiny is to examine closely. Inscrutable whereas means something that can not be examined closely as it is not understood in the first place.
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by editor1

Read it as Inscru Table... Have you heard of this type of table anywhere ? ? .. Hence it is " impossible to understand / interpret "
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by IIT->IIM

insidious

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) beguiling but harmful
Example Sentence
  • insidious pleasures

Definition
(adj) intended to entrap
Definition
(adj) working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way
Synonyms : pernicious , subtle
Example Sentence
  • glaucoma is an insidious disease
  • a subtle poison

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insidious

insidious= inside+ hideous. think of something terrible, like a disease, hiding inside of the body.
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by tivoli25

Relate it with inside as in "something inside or hidden " .
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by chandrima

Insidous Remember the sith lord-darth sidious.He was a vile treacherous person. Thus insidious = sly,treacherous
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by k-electron

inside but like - ghar ka bhedhi lanka dhaye
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by userdce

insidious rhymes with perfidious which means the same: trecherous
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by joeytrib

In+sid=in+seed. its an old adage: jo seed andar hi andar bo ta hai. means against harmful
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by priths!!!!

insidious; Inside of us the secret is lying how we have succeed.
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by shaktipada

in(eenni) side neseyndra - ante vaanni mosam cheyyadam
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by bbrave

insinuate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) introduce or insert (oneself) in a subtle manner
Example Sentence
  • He insinuated himself into the conversation of the people at the nearby table

Definition
(verb) give to understand
Synonyms : adumbrate , intimate
Example Sentence
  • I insinuated that I did not like his wife

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insinuate

The girl has lost her memory. The boy telling her - This is the INStitute IN which U ATE. He is trying to HINT, IMPLY to her.
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by Maddy

IN(not)+SIGN....without any signal i.e indirectly hint or imply ....
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by nileshdive

in (sign) ate
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by friendofafriend

when i snatched the cadbuary 4m my small bros hand and ate it my atomach started paining as if its HINTING /IMPLYING to me that :"IN SIN U ATE....".......:)
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by verbal800

insinuate sounds like in sign ate So you are showing you finished eating thro signs,gesture of hte hand. Thus insinuate means to hint
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by k-electron

inhe suno
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by userdce

insinuate= un + seen so, when two people are engaged in gambling we give hint such that it is unseen to other... like aankh marna...:)
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by tamaltanu

IN SIN U ATE is the **hint** of your suffering
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by njzone

IN(indicating) SIN(sign) that you ATE
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by Rushabh22

so the mnemonic can be sinate INTRUDUCED ITSELF TO MUSIC WORLD TWO YEAR AGO IN SUBTLE MANNER.
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by preetisoni2411

but basically this word is taken from latin insinuare, which when splited forms in + sinuare means to bend, or curve...so you need to BEND A PIPE to INSERT it into another pipe.
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by preetisoni2411

"sinuous" means winding, complicated and insinuate means to understand. narly opposites.
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by shravanthi

Insulin goes in the blood in a slealthy way ,in our body,which we cannot perceive..
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by rakei

read as IN+SINEW(strength)+ATE. i.e.make him "UNDERSTAND" that he is not strong or "SUGGEST" to become strong..
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by ihavethepotential

"in sin you ate" - trying to subtly tell someone they broke kashrut
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by karenrw

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by preetisoni2411

in sin u ate.. u did a sin and ate all the evidences..but there is always some HINT left behind.. Daya(CID).. dheere se uska dost ban jaao(2nd meaning) aur baat ka pata lagao
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by yourbikash

insinuate = in(not) + sign + u + ate; There is no sign when u will ate.
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by shaktipada

insipid

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) lacking taste or flavor or tang
Example Sentence
  • a bland diet
  • insipid hospital food
  • flavorless supermarket tomatoes
  • vapid beer
  • vapid tea

Definition
(adj) lacking interest or significance or impact
Synonyms : jejune
Example Sentence
  • an insipid personality
  • jejune novel

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insipid

in+sip+id(it) in-'not, -ve prefix', so when you do not sip it, i.e a juice ,then it means the juice lacks flavor.
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by imajeeth

in+ sipid(spell it as spit..) ,we spit when the FOOD LACKS FLAVOR : or it is TASTELESS..
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by kvsharat

if u take a SIP IN, and realize that u were stuPID enough to taste such a flavor , then the drink is insipid
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by nirajkhatod

IN+SIP+IT: is there anything IN this?! i took a SIP and IT is awful and bland!
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by tivoli25

sounds like in + stupid.
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by manish.parab

not worth a sip
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by swang012

sip it. If it was good you would gulp it.
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by otimuz

IN: SIP ID. It's in, all drinks have a sip ID now, this means you first have a shot at tasting it, just in case you don't like it. If it was good you would gulp it and you have to pay for that.
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by otimuz

To be INSIPID ,if you ask me, is to be STUPID.
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by logintel

If you can identify (ID) with just a SIP then it must be flavorful. INsipid would be the opposite.
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by Rodeokinney

Our waitress said the new mochas would be excellent; They were bland instead; so we sipped it every three minutes to pretend that we liked it. The mochas were so insipid that we left to buy the restaurant a recipe book, and so we went. When we ret
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by memory man

During cooking you need to sip the food, otherwise it may be sipid
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by koushik_highfreq

Inspire meaning increasing interst; insipi+d ; if don’t inspire , it will become boring and will lack flavor
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by nikhilparasher

the actors were insipid so the director was livid.
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by shirasong

insolence

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
Definition
(noun) an offensive disrespectful impudent act
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insolence

well insolent sounds a bit like insult.......so associate the meaning of insult whenever you think of insolent
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by udai_riddle04

insole ... shoes..... slap some one with the insole instead using to shoes
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by kmr.akhil

Insolent persons always insult others with their HAUGHTINESS,IMPUDENT DISRESPECT.
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by daringdavin

inSOLEnt --rude/not respectin,,SOLO ppl r genly rude n don care--
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by massb

opposite of innocence..,m,
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by anshulnirvana

insouciant

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) marked by blithe unconcern
Synonyms : casual , nonchalant
Example Sentence
  • an ability to interest casual students
  • showed a casual disregard for cold weather
  • an utterly insouciant financial policy
  • an elegantly insouciant manner
  • drove his car with nonchalant abandon
  • was polite in a teasing nonchalant manner

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for insouciant

insouciant: sounds like In-soup-ant or in-sauce-ant. Suppose the waiter serves you a soup with an ant in it and he is not even concerned about removing it, is insouciant.
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by k-electron

in+social...when a person is not social it means he does not care about people around him
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by ashay.ut

If you place the 1st letter (i) @ the end, it reads: N SO U C I ANTI (and so you see, I'm anti!) OR remove the "i" & its: N SO U C I CANT (And so you see, I can't!)*Also try* ENSUE=follow,result,reaction+ SHANT=Not: To Not React
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by MS.DOUbT

in(not) + assistence -> wihtout concern or care...
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by NikhilAgl

INSOUCIANT = IN-SOLICITOUS or NOT SOLICITOUS
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by dshefman

IsN't SOU Careful In looking for ANT - careful disregard (it's just an ant you bloke :-P)
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by rkhapare

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